HOUSE BILL No. 2206
amending K.S.A. 50-624 and repealing the existing section.
Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Kansas:
Section 1. K.S.A. 50-624 is hereby amended to read as follows: 50-
624. As used in this act:
(a) ``Agricultural purpose'' means a purpose related to the production,
harvest, exhibition, marketing, transportation, processing or manufacture
of agricultural products by a consumer who cultivates, plants, propagates
or nurtures the agricultural products. ``Agricultural products'' includes
agricultural, horticultural, viticultural, and dairy products, livestock, wild-
life, poultry, bees, forest products, fish and shellfish, and any products
thereof, including processed and manufactured products, and any and all
products raised or produced on farms and any processed or manufactured
(b) ``Consumer'' means an individual or, husband and wife, sole pro-
prietor, or family partnership who seeks or acquires property or services
for personal, family, household, business or agricultural purposes.
(c) ``Consumer transaction'' means a sale, lease, assignment or other
disposition for value of property or services within this state (except in-
surance contracts regulated under state law) to a consumer; or a solici-
tation by a supplier with respect to any of these dispositions.
(d) ``Family partnership'' means a partnership in which all of the
partners are natural persons related to each other, all of whom have a
common ancestor within the third degree of relationship, by blood or by
adoption, or the spouses or the stepchildren of any such persons, or per-
sons acting in a fiduciary capacity for persons so related.
(d) (e) ``Final judgment'' means a judgment, including any supporting
opinion, that determines the rights of the parties and concerning which
appellate remedies have been exhausted or the time for appeal has ex-
(e) (f) ``Merchantable'' means, in addition to the qualities prescribed
in K.S.A. 84-2-314 and amendments thereto, in conformity in all material
respects with applicable state and federal statutes and regulations estab-
lishing standards of quality and safety.
(f) (g) ``Person'' means any individual, corporation, government, gov-
ernmental subdivision or agency, business trust, estate, trust, partnership,
association, cooperative or other legal entity.
(g) (h) ``Property'' includes real estate, goods and intangible personal
(h) (i) ``Services'' includes:
(1) Work, labor and other personal services;
(2) privileges with respect to transportation, hotel and restaurant ac-
commodations, education, entertainment, recreation, physical culture,
hospital accommodations, funerals and cemetery accommodations; and
(3) any other act performed for a consumer by a supplier.
(i) (j) ``Supplier'' means a manufacturer, distributor, dealer, seller,
lessor, assignor, or other person who, in the ordinary course of business,
solicits, engages in or enforces consumer transactions, whether or not
dealing directly with the consumer.
Sec. 2. K.S.A. 50-624 is hereby repealed.
Sec. 3. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its
publication in the statute book.
Approved March 27, 2000.
Date Composed: 09/25/2001 Date Modified: 09/25/2001